The new guidebook to develop 2030 Action Plans

The new guidebook on “How to develop a Sustainable Energy and Climate Action Plan (SECAP)” has been released by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre.

Now aligned with the 2030 Covenant of Mayors target, the guidebook has been enriched with information on climate change adaptation, which is one of the three pillars of the movement in Europe.

The guidebook is divided into three parts:

  • The SECAP process, step-by-step towards low-carbon and climate-resilient cities by 2030
  • Baseline Emission Inventory (BEI) and Risk and Vulnerability Assessment (RVA)
  • Policies, key actions, good practices for mitigation and adaptation to climate change and Financing SECAP(s).

The guidebook is available here.


19 November, Turin: Promoting Sustainable Energy – Data quality to support local action

The metropolitan city of Turin will host on the 19th November an international event under the Covenant of Mayors and the European project DATA4ACTION. During this event, a number of institutions and researchers will bring to light a few examples of success stories of the support of local action to promote energy sustainability. Thousands of […]

Mershartility European Roundtable

On the 10th of March 2015, Mershartility  will organise a round table aiming at sharing expertise on energy data collection, sharing data and  supporting the improvement of the EU and national frameworks influencing this process. Date: 10th of March 2015 Venue: Committee of the Régions, Rue Belliard 99-101 B – 1040 Brussels

Joint Exchange: Cooperation between RAEE and SPL Energies Reunion

Cooperation between RAEE and SPL Energies Reunion in Data4Action Context: RAEE (Rhônalpénergie-Environnement) is the regional energy agency of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, in charge of the energy and GHG observatory at regional level.

Annual European Union greenhouse gas inventory 1990–2014 and inventory report 2016

This report is the annual submission of the greenhouse gas inventory of the European Union to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. It presents the greenhouse gas emissions between 1990 and 2014 for the EU-28 individual Member States by IPCC sector.   Annual European Union greenhouse gas inventory 1990–2014 and inventory report 2016. […]